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Grand Power!

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by bolus, Mar 25, 2016.

  1. bolus

    bolus Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Took my colleague and his wife to the range today who were looking to get their first gun and CHL. I bought several guns to give them a variety to test as well as see differences in recoil, trigger pull, safeties and such. Out of this list the gun the liked the best? The Grand Power p1. It is also easily my favorite. Their spontaneous feedback was very controllable, light recoil and nice trigger and they asked where to buy one. It was interesting to see them noticed the difference right away.

    (the Kriss, Rhino and PMR30 were just for fun)
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    Others were
    Kahr CM9
    Glock 19
    Springfield 4.5 XD 45
    Springfield XD9 compact
    Springfield XDS
    Beretta 92s
    PMR30
    1911

    Bonus, my 80% 1911 has still not blown off my fingers!
     
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  2. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Interesting I had never heard of a Grand Power P1 but then I only been into firearms for like 50 years LOL
     
  3. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Who's your buddy napping in the background?

    Nice collection!:)
     
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  4. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    It's like a Browning Grand Puissance but P1ier. duh
     
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  5. bolus

    bolus Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Im just sad I cant get one in full auto or the 2 round burst
     
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  6. edslhead

    edslhead Vanc Gold Supporter Gold Supporter Silver Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    The Excalibur looks interesting.

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  7. bolus

    bolus Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    The barrel on the x-caliber is pretty wacky looking
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  8. edslhead

    edslhead Vanc Gold Supporter Gold Supporter Silver Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    That is weird looking:confused:
     
  9. clearconscience

    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    That is weird. Looks silly, maybe even ridiculous.


    Yup, I want one.
     
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  10. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    OMG.... I got morning wood after watching that video of the FA demonstration!! :eek:


    Can you feel it, all the way from Perth Australia? I need an ice-pack, STAT!! o_O
     
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  11. bbbass

    bbbass La Grande Well-Known Member

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    Makes my tongue hard.
     
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  12. nammac

    nammac I-5 Corridor - West of Portland Silver Supporter Silver Supporter

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    That thing needs a drum magazine!!!!
     
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  13. bolus

    bolus Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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  14. bolus

    bolus Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Grand Power story
     
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